Demand for health care professionals is at an all-time high. In the U.S. alone, over 2.4 million new health care jobs will be created through 2026, making this one of the fastest-growing, most dynamic sectors of the nation’s workforce.* Whether you have years of experience or you’re just starting out, there’s never been a better time to be in health care.
Take full advantage of a field with healthy job prospects when you earn a bachelor’s degree online with a focus in health studies through the UMass University Without Walls (UWW).
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, on the Internet, (viewed online March 6, 2019). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.
Flexible & focused
Our online interdisciplinary studies let you choose from a range of academic fields with a focus on health studies.
Transfer in or earn up to 105 credits for prior learning and credit for work experience, accelerating your online degree completion and saving time and money.
Channel your interest in health studies in a variety of directions, from healthcare administration to health education, policy, communication, and more.